Friday, April 21, 2017

Lack of Opportunity Drives Young French People to Le Pen


One of the worrying signs from the French election is how the most popular candidate amongst young people is Le Pen and by a significant margin.

Whilst young people are seen as progressive and pro-Europe in the UK, it looks a different story in France. The FT have argued that economic insecurity is driving young people to Le Pen. See full post.